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ACCESSION NUMBER   976:0021:0351
CATEGORY   Manufacturing
TITLE   Noakes Brothers Welding and Machine Shop
DESCRIPTION   Interior view of the marine supplies and parts department at Noakes Brothers Welding and Machine Shop in Corpus Christi, Texas. Two men in business wear stand behind a glass display counter. The man in the dark suit is Adolph G. Noakes, Sr. His son, Gilbert Noakes, stands next to him. In the foreground is a display case for pipe fittings. Beyond that is a case of Eidelmann brass pipe marine fittings. This shop also sold life preservers and spools of electrical wiring for appliances.
PERSONAL NAME   Noakes, Adolph Gilbert, 1902-1979. (aacr2)
Noakes, Adolph Gilbert. (aacr2)
SUBJECT   Hardware stores. (lctgm)
Interiors. (lctgm)
Machine shops. (lcsh)
Men. (lcsh)
Merchants. (lctgm)
Sales personnel. (lctgm)
United States--Texas--Corpus Christi. (lcsh)